Cell Extrusion Mechanisms

Cell density regulates how cells are removed from the epithelial cell sheet.

A moving story of FHL2 and Forces

How FHL2 translocates to the nucleus under low tension

Persistent a-Catenin Activation

Switching behavior of α-catenin at e-caderin adhesions

Decisions in a pinch

MBI researchers identify a role of receptor tyrosine kinases in the regulation of the cellular mechanosensory machinery

Elongation by contraction

Contractile force generated by actomyosin networks lengthens cell boundaries

A cellular shock absorber

How talin structure makes it an ideal force buffer